Good Shepherd's Staff

Pastor Jamie Vannoy

Senior Pastor

Reverend Jamie Vannoy

Pastor Jamie is a native Ohioan and grew up in Logan, in the heart of the beautiful Hocking Hills of Southeastern Ohio. He attended Capital University and earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in both Biology and Psychology. In 2005 he received his Master of Divinity Degree from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Bexley, Ohio.

Jamie comes to Good Shepherd with a wealth of experience. He has served Internship congregations in Michigan and in Grove City, Ohio. During Seminary he served as Interim Pastor to two Southern Ohio congregations.  After graduation he was called to Providence Lutheran Church in Brookville, where he served until his call to Good Shepherd in 2012.

Pastor Jamie is a strong advocate of service to the church and to the community. He attended his first Via de Christo weekend in 2002 and has served at VdC weekend retreats since then. As a trained Stephen Minister and Stephen Leader, Jamie has been assisting others since 2006. He has served on the Synod Learning Team and currently works with the Transformational Ministry Team. As a high school senior Jamie participated in his first National Youth Gathering. He has attended the Gathering often since then and is currently serving on The National Youth Gathering Team. Pastor Jamie has also performed mission work in Haiti, and has traveled to New Orleans three times with the Dayton Conference to assist with cleanup and repairs after Hurricane Katrina.

Jamie enjoys sports of all types and plays both community and church league softball.  He also enjoys meeting people in all walks of life. “I always look forward to meeting new people. I like to share my faith with others, not only through conversation but also by example through involvement in the church and my community.”

Contact Pastor Jamie via email or at 298-0136, ext. 101.

Donald Bennett

Director of Youth and Family Ministry

Donald Bennett


Contact Don via email or at 298-0136, ext. 105.

Mark Shoemaker

Music Director

Mark Shoemaker


Contact Mark via email or at 298-0136, ext. 106.

Lin Baker

Office Manager

Lin Baker

Contact Lin via email or at 298-0136.

Rich Kellstrom


Rich & Jennifer Kellstrom


Contact Rich or Jennifer via email or at 298-0136.

Jennifer Kellstrom

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